Iraq crisis Current Affairs - 2020

Iraq new Prime Minister: Mustafa Al Kadhimi

Mustafa Al Kadhimi was chosen as the first Iraq Prime Minister after Adel Abdul Mahdi resigned in November 2019. On May 7, 2020, Iraq parliament voted to choose Mustafa Kadhimi as the new prime minister of Iraq. Highlights In November 2019, Adel Abdul Mahdi resigned due to massive anti-governmental protests. Since then, it is Mustafa Read More…

Mohammed Allawi appointed the PM of Iraq amidst Tishreen Revolution in the country

On February 01, 2020, one of the former communications ministers of Iraq, Mohammed Allawi was appointed the Prime Minister of the country by the President of Iraq, Barham Salih. Highlights Allawi has been appointed the Prime Minister of the Country amidst long protests that has so far killed 600 in the country. 2019 Iraqi protests-The Read More…

Meteor missiles: India asks for early delivery from France

India has requested for an early delivery of Meteor air-to-air missiles from France. These missiles will provide India the power to take on US supplied AMRAAM missiles possessed by the Pakistan Air Force. Highlights The Meteor missile has a delivery range to take over all the other air forces in the region including China. The Read More…

Turkish Kurds join battle against ISIS

Syrian Kurdish town of Ayn al-Arab which is facing high levels of unrest as they are battling their survival against ISIS militants who have surrounded the town on three sides, the fourth of which lies next to the Turkish border. The town is seen full of Turkish Kurds who have come to fight and drive Read More…

Obama Game Plan to face ISIS

President Obama has been lately facing lot of criticism in national and international circles for not having a clear strategy to deal with ISIS menace which is fast growing in the West Asia. The murderous tactics and advance of the militants has sent freezing messages across the world. US began air-strikes against the unabated advance Read More…